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City of Cumberland Accepting Candidates for Two City Council Seats

September 19th, 2023 by WCBC Radio

Two City Council seats are open for re-election in 2024. Interested candidates should file a Certificate of Candidacy with the City Clerk’s
Office. The deadline for interested candidates to file is February 9, 2024. The term of the two newly elected Council seats will be four (4) years,
beginning January 7, 2025.

A candidate for Council must be:
1. Twenty-one (21) years of age at the time of his/her election
2. A citizen of the United States at the time of his/her election
3. A resident of the City of Cumberland for one (1) year immediately preceding his/her election

More information can be found on the City’s Website at

To obtain the Candidate packet, visit the City Clerk’s Office at City Hall, 57 N. Liberty Street, Cumberland, MD, or email: to request the packet be emailed.